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Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands

by Campbell, John Gregorson

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Published by Sequoyah Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology,
  • Folklore,
  • Scottish Literature,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature: Folklore/Mythology,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12372062M
    ISBN 101591070058
    ISBN 109781591070054
    OCLC/WorldCa228049325

    Media in category "Popular tales of the West Highlands - orally collected ()" The following 9 files are in this category, out of 9 total. Popular tales of the West Highlands - orally collected () ().jpg 1, × 1,; KB. The Scots Fiddle: v. 3: Tunes, Tales and Traditions of the Western Highlands, Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland By (author) J. Murray Neil. In the third of a three-volume set of The Scots Fiddlea, J. Murray Neil has compiled a collection of the fiddle music of Scotland from the West Highlands, Hebrides, Orkney & Shetland.

    "The Dark, or Pitch-Pine, Daughter of the Norse King, and How She Thinned the Woods of Lochaber," from "Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands," collected from oral sources by Rev. John G. Campbell, Minister of Tiree History of the Island of Mull, Embracing Description, Geology, Climate, Flora, Fauna, Antiquities, Folk Lore, Superstitions, Traditions, with an Account of its Inhabitants together with a Narrative of Iona, The Sacred Isle by J. P. MacLean ().

    Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands. ISBN Love, Dane. Tales of the Clan Chiefs. ISBN Mackenzie, Alexander. History Of The Clan Mackenzie: With Genealogies Of The Principal Families. ISBN Mackenzie, Alexander. The Heraldry Of The Clan Gender: Female.   In his book 'Clan traditions and popular tales of the Western Highlands and Islands', J.G. Campbell states that the clan were the first possessors of Lochbuie, and when expelled, they became a race of wandering skilled artificers known .


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Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands by Campbell, John Gregorson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Internet Archive BookReader Clan traditions and popular tales of the western Highlands and islands Clan traditions and popular tales of the western Highlands and islands. Author. Campbell, John Gregorson, ,MacIsaac, Duncan,Wallace, Jessie Link to the book.

Excerpt from Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands It has been thought well and due, by those who knew the late J. Campbell of Tiree, to give to the public more tales collected by him, and his sister has made over the following collection, selected by herself from among the tales gathered in the course of many years.1/5(1).

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Campbell, John Gregorson, Clan traditions and popular tales of the western Highlands and islands. Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands by Campbell, John Gregorson,D. Nutt edition,Author: John Gregorson Campbell, Jessie Wallace, Duncan MacIsaac.

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Popular Tales of the West Highlands: Orally Collected. With a translation by the late J. Campbell. New edition (under the auspices of the Islay Association). Vol. Paisley and London: Alexander Gardner, Campbell, John Gregorson. Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands.

Collected from oral sources by the. John Gregorson Campbell ( – 22 November ) was a Scottish folklorist and Free Church minister at the Tiree and Coll parishes in Argyll, avid collector of traditional stories, in he became Secretary to the Ossianic Society of Glasgow University in the mids.

Ill health had prevented him taking up employment as a Minister when he was initially approved to Born:Argyll.

Popular Tales of the West Highlands is a four-volume collection of fairy tales, collected and published by John Francis Campbell, and often translated from Gaelic. Alexander Carmichael was one of the main contributors. The collection in four volumes was first published in –62 in Edinburgh.

A new edition (with different pagination) appeared under the auspices of the Islay. People have been fond of telling and hearing stories in the Scottish Highlands and Hebridean islands since time immemorial, known in Gaelic as Sgeulachdan. Though the tradition has been in decline for over a century, many tales have been preserved thanks to the efforts of dedicated collectors and Gaelic scholars.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands at ce: $ In his book 'clan traditions and popular tales of the western highlands and islands' J.G. Campbell states that the MacFadyens were the first possessors of Lochbuie, and when expelled they became a race of wandering artificers known as Sliochdnan or - cheard - the race of Goldsmiths.

Page xxx - He had the manner of a practised narrator, and it is quite evident that he is one ; he chuckled at the interesting parts, and laid his withered finger on my knee as he gave out the terrible bits with due solemnity. A small boy in a kilt, with large round glittering eyes, was standing mute at his knee, gazing at his wrinkled face, and devouring every word.

John Gregorson Campbell ( - ) was a Scottish folklorist and Free Church minister at the Tiree and Coll parishes in Argyll, Scotland.

An avid collector of traditional stories, he became Secretary to the Ossianic Society of Glasgow University in the mids.4/5. Kenneth Mackenzie, 7th of Kintail From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search Kenneth Mackenzie (died 7 February ), traditionally reckoned 7th of Kintail and nicknamed Coinneach a'bhlair (or “Kenneth of the Battle”), was a Highland chief, being head of the Clan s: Anna Margaret Mackenzie, Alexander Mackenzie, 6th of Kintail, Margaret Macdonald.

Popular passages Page - Behind the fire sat a girl with one of those strange foreign faces which are occasionally to be seen in the Western Isles, a face which reminded me of the Nineveh sculptures, and of faces seen in St.

Sebastian.3/5(1). This personal name derives from the Roman word 'patricius', meaning a nobleman. In his book 'Clan traditions and popular tales of the Western Highlands and Islands', J.G. Campbell states that the clan were the first possessors of Lochbuie, and when expelled, they became a race of wandering skilled artificers known as sliochdnan or the goldsmiths.

Top 10 books about the Scottish Highlands and Islands Remote yet magnetic, the rugged environments of Scotland’s north have been inspiring writing for centuries, whether in memoir, natural Author: Kerry Andrew. Author of Superstitions of the highlands & islands of Scotland, Witchcraft & second sight in the Highlands & islands of Scotland, Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands, The Fians, The Fians; or, Stories, Poems, & Traditions of Fionn and His Warrior Band, The Gaelic otherworld, Shakespeare's Legal Acquirements Considered.

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F. Campbell's four-volum /5(4).Clan Traditions and Popular Tales of the Western Highlands and Islands Collected from Oral Sources By The Late Rev.

John Gregorson Campbell, Minister of Tiree Selected from the Author's MS Remains and Edited by Jessie Wallace and Duncan Ban Isaac With Introduction by .The books listed here are primarily of interest to people studying the background of the Clan Campbell in Scotland.

For references on North American Campbells see the back issues of the Journal of the Clan Campbell Society (USA/NA), the Dictionary of National Biography (both that for Canada and for the United States of America).

Also contact the Clan Cambpell Society .